News release from the YLNI:
YLNI holds candidate forum for citizens to engage with those running for office
(August 29, 2012) – YLNI the VOTE joins September’s Hot Spot for a candidate meet & greet on Thursday, September 20, 2012, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
YLNI the VOTE is educating its members and the general public about the upcoming local election with a non-partisan candidates’ brochure and a candidates’ night on September 20 at Indiana Tech, Andorfer Commons, 2nd floor.
A list of candidate attendees slated to appear at this event, and the seat they’re running for:
Kevin Boyd (D), House of Representatives – 3
Tom Keen (D), State Senate – 16
Ben Smaltz (R), State Representative – 52
Phil GiaQuinta (D), State Representative – 80
Alex Avery (L), State Representative – 81
Martin Carbaugh (R), State Representative – 81
Win Moses (D), State Representative – 81
David Ober (R), State Representative – 82
Kathy Heuer (R), State Representative – 83
Lee Jordan (D), State Representative – 84
Norman Knuth (D), Coroner
Bill Brown (R), Allen County Council At-Large
Gina Burgess (D), Allen County Council At-Large
Roy Buskirk (R), Allen County Council At-Large
Dennis Sprunger (D), Allen County Council At-Large
Sharon Tucker (D), Allen County Council At-Large
The candidates’ brochure, which includes responses from candidates running for federal, state, and local races, will be available both at the event and as a PDF download by.
YLNI the VOTE does not endorse candidates.
YLNI the VOTE Candidates Night will allow YLNI members and the general public an opportunity to meet with the candidates one-on-one. Candidates will have an opportunity to briefly introduce themselves, and the remaining time is dedicated to personal conversations with the audience.
A cash bar and complimentary hors d’oeuvres from the Oyster Bar will be available.
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